July 2018 Table of Contents - Carolina Country

July 2018

This Month’s Issue:

Whatever your passion, there’s very likely a way to feed it in North Carolina’s great outdoors. In this issue, we touch on a few different ways to appreciate our outdoor spaces, from the mountains to the coast — whether it’s reflecting on a seasoned Forest Ranger’s career, finding quiet spots in bustling communities or raking coastal shoals for clams. Also, North Carolina’s electric co-ops are making headlines with a new innovative microgrid.

— Scott Gates, editor

Feature Stories

Alligators in North Carolina

Protecting — and staying safe around — our state’s wild gators

15 Local Parks for Outdoor Escapes

The best quiet parks and trails in your NC town